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Kelly Writers Series

The Kelly Writers Series brings world-renowned poets, playwrights and authors of fiction and nonfiction for readings and discussion to DePauw's campus. Spring 2014 readings include:


kristoffer diaz, playwright

april 30 | 7:30 P.m.
peeler art center, auditorium


may 1 | 11:30 a.m.
pulliam center for contemporary media, watson forum

Kristoffer Diaz is an award-winning playwright and educator. He has a BA from New York University’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study, an MFA from NYU’s Department of Dramatic Writing and an MFA from Brooklyn College’s Performing Arts Management Program. In 2011, he won The New York Times Outstanding Playwright Award, the Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Play, and the OBIE Award for the Best New American Play for The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity. He also won the inaugural Gail Merrifield Papp Fellowship at New York’s Public Theatre that same year. His work has been performed across the country, and he is currently in residence at New Dramatists.